Stacey Vanek Smith
Dec 21, 2012 The Newtown shooting has prompted an unusual and swift response from corporate America, from divesting in gun makers to suspending gun sales.
Dec 18, 2012 A company in Salt Lake City makes lightweight body armor and armored backpacks with Avengers and Disney logos.
Dec 17, 2012 The National Rifle Association spent $24 million this last election cycle
Dec 17, 2012 The process of pushing through those Bush tax cuts 12 years ago might seem like ancient history, but some say we could stand to go back in time and learn from it.
Dec 21, 2012 A final note on today's tragedy in Newtown, Conn.
Nov 30, 2012 President Obama signed a bill this week protecting U.S. airlines from an emission tax when they fly in and out of Europe. The EU's carbon tax is so unpopular, it's been suspended for all carriers for a year.
Nov 29, 2012 "Casual" and "frequent" seem to be the formula for campaign fundraising emails.
Nov 28, 2012 The Obama administration is using #My2K to raise awareness about middle-class tax increases.
Nov 20, 2012 Today, President Obama is on his way back to the United States after several days in Southeast Asia. His most recent stop in the tour was in Cambodia, where he attended an economic conference.
Nov 19, 2012 The focus of President Obama's visit to the region has been geopolitical but what about the economic gains to be made?